Paul Boyd is a sports reporter for the Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. He was voted Arkansas Sportswriter of the Year in 2018.
Ole Miss at No. 18 Arkansas: How to listen, notables, team comparison
WHEN 6 p.m., Friday
WHERE Bud Walton Arena, Fayetteville
RECORDS Arkansas 15-7, 5-6 SEC; Ole Miss 9-7, 3-7 SEC
STREAK Arkansas won 1; Ole Miss won 2
COACHES Arkansas: Mike Neighbors - 74-48 in fourth season at Arkansas; Ole Miss: Yolett McPhee-McCuin - 25-52 in third season at Ole Miss.
SERIES Ole Miss leads 26-20
LAST MEETING Arkansas defeated Ole Miss 108-64 on Feb. 16, 2020, in Oxford, Miss.
RADIO The Razorback Sports Network can be accessed via 92.1 FM or 1590 AM in Fayetteville; 1230 AM or 1580 AM in Fort Smith; and 100.3 FM or 790 AM in Rogers. Not all affiliates will carry the game. The game audio can also be accessed on the Razorback GameDay App.
NOTABLE This game was originally scheduled to be played Thursday, but the Southeastern Conference announced earlier in the week it was postponed due to icy weather conditions in the region ... Arkansas last played Feb. 11 against Mississippi State in a game it won 86-80 behind a combined 48 points from Destiny Slocum and Chelsea Dungee ... The Razorbacks were ranked No. 18 in this week's Associated Press Top 25 poll ... Arkansas trails in the all-time series with Ole Miss but has won 13 of 18 meetings in Fayetteville and four in a row … Dungee is now second in the country in free throws attempted (166) and free throws made (133). She is one made free throw behind Iowa State’s Ashley Joens … Dungee is averaging a team-high 23.0 points per game in SEC play, and Slocum is second at 14.6. Amber Ramirez (13.6) and Makayla Daniels (10.6) are also averaging double figures. Ramirez leads the team in three-pointers made in league games with 28 on 61 attempts ... The Razorbacks still lead the country in free throws attempted (502) and made (368) ... Arkansas has won three of its last four games in the SEC.
ARKANSAS PROBABLE STARTING LINEUP
POS. NAME, HT, YR; PPG; RPG
G Destiny Slocum, 5-7, Sr.; 15.0; 3.3
G Chelsea Dungee, 5-11, Sr.; 21.9; 4.2
G Amber Ramirez, 5-9, Sr.; 13.2; 2.6
G Makayla Daniels, 5-8, So.; 12.1; 2.7
F Taylah Thomas, 6-1, Sr.; 4.5; 6.5
OLE MISS PROBABLE STARTING LINEUP
POS. NAME, HT, YR; PPG; RPG
G Donnetta Johnson, 5-11, So.; 13.0; 4.2
G Valeria Nesbitt, 5-8, Sr.; 7.5; 2.1
F Snudda Collins, 6-1, Fr.; 7.9; 2.8
F Madison Scott, 6-1, Fr.; 10.5; 7.4
F Shakira Austin 6-5, Jr.; 17.6; 8.4
Arkansas – Ole Miss
84.4 Points for 73.3
74.9 Points against 61.7
-7.7 Rebound margin +4.1
+7.4 Turnover margin +2.5
44.8 FG pct. 44.4
39.1 3-pt FG pct. 33.6
73.3 FT pct. 67.4
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